Germany, Westfalen, Minden, Index to Funeral Sermons (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Record Description

The collection consists of an index to funeral sermons from the city archives in Minden.

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“Germany, Westfalen, Minden, Index to Funeral Sermons, 1580-1740. ” Images. FamilySearch. : accessed 2013. Kommunalarchiv Minden.

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Record Content

Germany, Westfalen, Minden, DGS7250854 8.jpg
Germany, Westfalen, Minden, Index to Funeral Sermons, DGS 7250854 7.jpg

These records may contain the following information:

  • Name
  • Approximate date of death
  • Date of marriage (if married)
  • Place of residence
  • Name of spouse
  • Name of family members (parents, spouse, etc.)

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Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch ( accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.